What is NAB Communities and how is it connected to North Atlantic Books?
Founded in 1974, North Atlantic Books is a leading nonprofit publisher of alternative health, martial arts, and spiritual titles. NAB Communities is North Atlantic Books’s interactive community website aimed at providing relevant and informative content to our readers. Readers and authors can also engage each other via our social network to discuss books and issues in North Atlantic Books’s key subject areas. NAB Communities also provides a platform for users to purchase ebook versions of North Atlantic titles.
What are the benefits of creating an account on NAB Communities? How can I become a member?
When you create an account on NAB Communities, you’ll be joining an ever-growing group of like-minded individuals looking to engage each other on topics relevant to North Atlantic Books’ key subject areas. Each community has a dedicated blog, featuring exclusive excerpts and quotes, author interviews, polls and quizzes, quick facts, literary roundups, giveaways, and event listings; a social network forum where users can interact with authors and other like-minded individuals; and digest-style email newsletter subscriptions that allow users to keep up with what’s happening in their favorite communities. The site also hosts the NAB Communities podcast, featuring audio interviews with popular authors from each community.
Additionally, members have access to Shop account management functions including the ability to redownload past purchases.
What type of merchandise can I purchase from the NAB Communities website?
You can purchase ebook versions of many titles published by North Atlantic Books. For more info on ordering ebooks through our site, see our Tech Support page.
Our print books are available to purchase through randomhouse.com, online retailers, and at your local bookstore. Where applicable, we’ve included links throughout the site to Random House product pages for a book’s corresponding print version.
How do I order an ebook through the NAB Communities site?
Click the magnifying glass icon located in the upper right portion of the screen to search for a title you would like to buy. You may also click on “Shop” in the main menu to browse through our books by category or look through the featured releases on the home or community-specific pages.
Each product page features an “Add to Cart” button. Additionally, you can hover over a product image while browsing the site and select the “Add to Cart” option for quicker product selection. Either action will add the books to your cart, through which you can check out at your convenience.
When you’re ready to purchase your ebooks, click the shopping cart icon. Follow the directions to create an account and fill in the required information for checkout. When you reach the summary page, stop and review your order and make any necessary changes. Finally, submit your order.
You’ll have access to an immediate download of your ebook purchases, but be sure to look for an email confirmation, which will include a link allowing you to redownload the purchase should you encounter any problems. You’ll also be able to log into the site with your email address and the password you created to download your purchases as long as you’re account is active.
What are my payment options?
We accept payments via credit card (Visa and MasterCard).
When will my credit card be charged?
Your credit card will be charged during checkout. Payments are processed by one of the most trusted online payment gateways on the web, Authorize.net.
What is your refund policy?
We do not offer refunds for ebook purchases. If you have encountered an issue with your download, you can access your purchase via the links in your order confirmation email and your Shop account page. Please see our Tech Support page for more information.
If you continue to have issues, please send an email describing your issue to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include your order confirmation number in the email.
Why are some North Atlantic Books not available to purchase as an ebook?
Not all of our titles are currently available in the ebook format. Be sure to check our site regularly, join our mailing list, or register as a NAB Communities member for updates as we continue to make more of our titles available digitally.
I am a bookseller or wholesaler. How do I purchase North Atlantic books for resale?
North Atlantic Books titles are distributed by Random House. Booksellers looking to carry our books can find territory-specific resale and account details for Random House on our Bookseller Info page.
I would like to reach an author for an interview and/or review a North Atlantic book. Who do I contact for publicity inquiries?
To request a review copy or schedule an author appearance, please visit our Media Info page for more information.
Who do I contact to request a desk or examination copy?
Who do I contact to inquire about foreign rights licensing?
To inquire about foreign translation rights and other subsidiary rights, please contact:
Sarah Serafimidis, Foreign Rights Manager
mail: North Atlantic Books
2526 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Berkeley CA 94704
How can I get permission to use a part of a book (or book cover) for a project I’m working on?
All requests to reproduce material published by North Atlantic Books should be directed to:
North Atlantic Books
2526 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
No phone calls, please.
For more details, please refer to our Permissions page.
Is North Atlantic Books hiring?
For information on job opportunities, please see our Employment page.
I have a question that is not answered here. Who should I contact for an answer?
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